Ripping Yarns Season 1

Season 1

Ripping Yarns Season 1

First Air Date: January 07, 1976

First Aired on    :   1976
Episodes    :   6 episodes



Episodes

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1x06 The Curse of the Claw (October 25, 1977)


The terrifying story of a man who dabbled in the dark mysteries of the Orient, and lived to tell the tale. Or did he...?


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1x05 Across the Andes by Frog (October 18, 1977)


The epic story of one man and six frogs who tried to defy the world in the greatest gamble of all.


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1x04 Murder at Moorstones Manor (October 11, 1977)


Hugo and Dora drive down to see Mumisie and Dadsie-pie for a long weekend in the country. But it turns out to be longer than they thought...


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1x03 Escape From Stalag Luft 112B (October 04, 1977)


A tale of courage and valour behind the lines in the Kaiser's Germany. An inspiring story of camp life and a British officer who wouldn't lie down.


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1x02 The Testing of Eric Olthwaite (September 27, 1977)


A boy becomes a man in the harsh world of the Depression. The rough, tough story of folk who couldn't afford to go on the Jarrow March.


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1x01 Tomkinson's Schooldays (January 07, 1976)


Set in the frontier days of British education, when upper lips were stiff with cold and corporal punishment was an A-level. A savage, searing indictment of something or other.




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